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SpeakIt! Alternatives

SpeakIt! is described as 'Tired of reading? Select text you want to read and listen to it. SpeakIt converts text into speech so you no longer need to read' and is a Text to Speech service in the web browsers category. There are more than 25 alternatives to SpeakIt! for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Balabolka, which is free. Other great apps like SpeakIt! are NaturalReader, TextAloud, Simple TTS Reader and Speechify.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Online
  • Chrome OS
  • Vivaldi Browser
  • Google Chrome

Tired of reading? Select text you want to read and listen to it. SpeakIt converts text into speech so you no longer need to...

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  1. Balabolka icon

    Balabolka

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Balabolka is a Text-To-Speech (TTS) program. All computer voices installed on your system are available to Balabolka. The on-screen text can be saved as a WAV, MP3, MP4, OGG or WMA file.

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    NaturalReader

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Google Chrome

    Natural Reader is a professional text to speech program that converts any written text into spoken words. The paid versions of Natural Reader have many more features.

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  3. TextAloud icon

    TextAloud

    • Windows

    NextUp.com develops Windows text to speech (TTS) software applications like TextAloud that let your computer talk with AT&T Natural Voices. TextAloud can also be in Microsoft Word as a plug-in.

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  4. Simple TTS Reader icon

    Simple TTS Reader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Simple TTS Reader is a small clipboard reader. Simply copy any text, and it will be read aloud. You can choose any installed speech engine, e.g. Microsoft Anna. This text-to-speech utility can also be minimized to tray.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.2, released in October 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website

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  5. Speechify icon

    Speechify

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Speechify is a Text-to-speech application for iPhone, iPad, Chrome, and Mac. That makes it simple, fast, and easy to get your text read to you. Speechify also helps create audiobooks right within the app.

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    Read Aloud

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Xbox

    ReadAloud is a very powerful text-to-speech app which can read aloud web pages, news, documents, e-books or your own custom contents. ReadAloud can help with your busy life by reading aloud your articles while you continue with your other tasks.

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    eSpeak

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    eSpeak is a compact open source software speech synthesizer for English and other languages, for Linux and Windows.

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  8. ReadSpeaker icon

    ReadSpeaker

    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Online Text to Speech by ReadSpeaker. Speech-enable web sites, mobile apps, online documents and forms so that your visitors can listen to your content.

    Web based player at the top of pages.
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    Central Access Reader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Central Access Reader (CAR) is a free, open source, text-to-speech application, which reads docx files and pasted text using the voices installed on your computer. It currently works only on 64-bit Windows.

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    GhostReader

    • Mac

    The premier Text-to-Speech solution for the Mac. GhostReader allows you to listen while your Mac does the talking in your language of choice

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